Many people migrate overseas in pursuit of a better life for themselves and their families. Their act of heroic sacrifice, to grant their children access to opportunities first-world cities offer, includes placing themselves in a foreign environment in which they are susceptible to discrimination. This is an act of love and courage.
More than a trend
Many cultural artifacts are sacred elements of heritage, which reflect the courage and ingenuity of our ancestors. While sharing of cultures is the innocent byproduct of diversity and racial harmony, a line should be drawn between that and cultural appropriation, so as to not undermine the bravery of others’ forefathers.